Corporate Social Responsibility

At Speexx we are aware of CSR and we are giving back in many ways – by supporting the causes the Speexx family cares about, by donating digital language training to nonprofit projects, and by donating money to charities. We support the UN Global Compact and continue to work on our status as a sustainable enterprise.

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Ecovadis Sustainability Rating

Speexx is proud to have achieved the Silver Medal in the annual EcoVadis assessment of corporate social responsibility (CSR). The rating places the company in the 92nd percentile of CSR performers amongst the participating companies worldwide. Speexx is in the top 5% of companies rated by EcoVadis in the computer programming, consultancy, and related activities industry.

EcoVadis is a provider of universal sustainability ratings, with more than 75,000 companies from over 200 industries taking part and committing to ensuring responsible sourcing throughout the supply chain. The assessment covers a range of CSR topics, including environmental impact, labor and human rights, ethics, and sustainable procurement. In all four categories, Speexx outperformed the industry average. We will continue to work on our score and improve on all aspects of CSR.

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Diversity as an Opportunity: The Diversity Charter

At Speexx, we know that collectively as a society we can only be truly successful if we embrace, acknowledge, and promote diversity — both within our organization and the world at large.

Speexx is a proud signatory of The Charta der Vielfalt (Diversity Charter) in the world of work. We commit to cultivating an organization that is characterized by mutual respect and appreciation, and that recognizes the intrinsic potential of diversity all around us.

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United Nations Global Compact

We are proud to participate in the UN Global Compact – a policy initiative for businesses who are committed to aligning their operations and strategies with ten universally accepted principles in the areas of human rights, labor, environment, and anti-corruption. Speexx proudly supports the 10 principles of the UN Global Compact.

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Humentum and LINGOs

Since early 2015, Speexx has partnered with Humentum and  LINGOs, a learning consortium of 80+ international development, aid and conservation organizations. Since the beginning of the partnership with LINGOs, over 1300 NGO staff in over 100 countries have enrolled in French, Spanish, and English courses at all levels (A1 – C1.2).

LINGOs is a not-for-profit capacity building organization in its tenth year of providing world-class learning opportunities that are appropriate, accessible and affordable for people working to reduce poverty and alleviate suffering in the developing world.

LINGOs merged with two other leading providers of learning and capacity development within their sector. Together, they created a new global organization called Humentum. Learn more

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Giving Back

Each year, we donate 1 million Euros’ worth of educational products to a variety of projects around the world. By doing what we do best – providing learning and continuing education opportunities – we are committed to being a reliable partner in the building of a better future in particularly disadvantaged regions of the world.

Our mission is a reflection of our organization’s fast-paced development over the past decade and we continue to work on it in thorough discussions with our clients and employees.

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Disaster Ready

DisasterReady.org is a collaborative, non-profit effort informed and supported by prominent aid agencies and the Cornerstone OnDemand (CSOD) Foundation—a leader in the field of online learning for non-profit organizations. The goal of the initiative is to increase the preparedness and effectiveness of humanitarian aid workers by making training more accessible.

Speexx is proud to support DisasterReady.org by providing aid workers of NGOs and humanitarian agencies with online language courses for English, French and Spanish. Some of this year’s charities include French Medical Institute for Children, E.L.I.S.A. MEDICOPTÈRE, Mercy Corps, UNHCR and Save the Children.

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